Swimming

Payne and Quin rally support with 150 days to go to Glasgow 2015 IPC Swimming World Championships

By Emily Goddard

Keri-Anne Payne and Scott Quin have been drumming support for this year's International Paralympic Committee Swimming World Championships in Glasgow ©Jeff HolmesAquatics stars Keri-Anne Payne and Scott Quin have been drumming up Scottish support for the 2015 International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Swimming World Championships in Glasgow with just over 150 days to go.

Australian Paralympic swimming legend Cowdrey announces retirement

By Daniel Etchells

Matthew Cowdrey won five gold medals at London 2012 making him Australia's greatest-ever Paralympian ©Getty ImagesAustralia's 13-time Paralympic gold medallist Matt Cowdrey has announced his retirement from swimming with immediate effect.

Six world champions named among US national Para-swimming teams for 2015

By Paul Osborne

14 swimmers have been named to the 2015 US Paralympics Swimming National A Team ©Getty ImagesUS Paralympics has announced the 14 athletes, including six reigning world champions, that have been named to the 2015 US Paralympics Swimming National A Team.

Simmonds with early chance to shine as IPC Swimming reveals schedule for 2015 World Championships in Glasgow

By Paul Osborne

The schedule for the 2015 IPC Swimming World Championships has been released six months out from the competition ©Glasgow 2015The schedule for the 2015 International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Swimming World Championships has been announced, with six months to go until the start of the showpiece event.

Canadian Para-swimmer tragically dies of cancer aged 14

By Liam Morgan

Cassidy Sheng has tragically lost her battle with cancer at the age of 14 ©CPCSwimmer Cassidy Sheng has tragically lost her long battle with cancer at the age of 14, the Canadian Paralympic Committee (CPC) has announced.

Australian Paralympic swimming medallist Rolfe dies aged 50

By Paul Osborne

David Rolfe has died aged 50 ©Australian Paralympic Committee/Australian Sports CommissionAustralian Paralympic swimmer David Rolfe passed away last night as a result of complications following three heart surgeries over the past year.

Stars on show as ticket sales open for Glasgow's IPC Swimming World Championships

By Nick Butler

British Paralympic swimming superstar Ellie Simmonds launched ticket sales this morning ©Getty ImagesTicket sales opened for next year's International Paralympic Committee (IPC) World Championships in Glasgow this morning, with Great Britain's best known Para-swimmer Ellie Simmonds on hand for the launch.

Paralympic gold medallist lands Supreme Award at New Zealand's 2014 Attitudes Awards

By Paul Osborne

Mary Fisher has won the Supreme Award at the 2014 Attitudes Awards ©Getty ImagesParalympic champion Mary Fisher has been presented with the Supreme Award at the 2014 Attitudes Awards, the national prize-giving that celebrate the excellence and achievements of New Zealanders living with a disability.

New Zealand Paralympic swimming hopefuls take part in development camp

By Emily Goddard

New Zealand Paralympic swimming hopefuls have taken part in a development camp in Albany ©PNZ/FacebookNine swimmers that dream of one day representing New Zealand at the Paralympic Games have taken part in a special development camp at the AUT Millennium high performance sports facility in Albany.
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